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Area near Boston Marathon finish evacuated
(Yesterday) CBS News in Boston reports Boylston Street near the finish line of the Boston Marathon has been evacuated while two backpacks left there are being evaluated. Click here for more of the ... Ref. Source 5
American Meb Keflezighi wins Boston Marathon
Keflezighi finishes in 2:01:49, holding off Kenyan Wilson Chebet to become the first American man to win since 1983. Earlier, Kenyan Rita Jeptoo won the women's race in a course record 2:18:57. Ref. USAToday
Ethopia's Lelisa Desisa and Kenya's Caroline Rotich win Boston Marathon men's and women's races, respectively
Desisa won the 2013 race; it's the first Boston victory for the 30-year-old Rotich. Ref. USAToday
Ethiopian runners swept the men’s and women’s elite divisions of the Boston Marathon today.
Lemi Berhanu Hayle finished in 2:12:45. In the women’s division, Atsede Baysa came from behind to finish at 2:29:19. Ref. CNN.
Those Ethiopians are really the champions of running. They have a small frame and very light body weight allows them to go fast over long distances.
We rest Boston Marathon to share scoop from old times:
Today is: 26th September (GMT), in history on the 26th of September, 1970 AD the following birth happened:
Paul Laus: Beamsville -- NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers)